The Southeast's Value Proposition for the IoT Data Revolution
In a recent article for Hypepotamus.com, RIoT executive director Tom Snyder describes "the weakness of SaaS businesses in the IoT age" and explains why the Southeast is poised to become a center of excellence for IoT.
There is a huge opportunity for the Southeast to be a center of excellence for IoT. East Coast investors are proving more willing to invest in hardware paired with software. Hardware requires more upfront capital, but sensor technology tends to translate horizontally across market sectors. And, data sets tend to have value for solving more than one market-driven problem.